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Location Randell Street, Mannum, Mid Murray - South Australia, Australia
Type memorial
Description

Bronze statue of a soldier with rifle at the "On guard" stance, left foot forward. It is mounted on a polished granite pedestal, which in turn is mounted on a three tier rough-cut granite and concrete slab base. Bronze plaques are affixed to the front, left and right faces. On top of the front and right plaques is a bronze wreath; on the base of the slab is a bronze plaque. The monument is set in front of a brick construction commemorative wall with a brass plaque-

COMMEMORATION WALL 1915-1965.

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Built A.W. Dobbie and Co. Ltd. Adelaide cast the statue (on corner of bronze base). Mason: John Tillett of Adelaide.
Opened 30 March 1924 by GOVERNOR SIR TOM BRIDGES
Inscription

Face:

GREAT WAROUR GLORIOUS DEAD

 

1914-1919

Left:

Logo of Australia Remembers

In a ribband: 1945-1995

Text:

50th ANNIVERSARYDEDICATED TO THOSE WHO SERVEDOVERSEAS AND AT HOME TO ENSUREENDURING PEACE IN AUSTRALIA

Right:

WORLD WAR 11IN REMEMBRANCE

 

1939-1945

Plaque, slab:

MANNUM WARMEMORIALUNVEILED BY THEGOVERNORSIR TOM BRIDGES30TH. MARCH 1924

Condition

MAINTAINED BY: Mannum Council

PECULIARITIES/DAMAGE: Nil

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Names

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GREENSHIELDS, John Lionel

Service number 1918
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Apr 1896

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SPURLING, William Alfred

Service number 4275
Corporal
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 27 Feb 1893

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READ, William Herbert

Service number 2725
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 13 Mar 1891

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FIELD, William Hampstead

Service number 470
Lance Corporal
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 May 1888

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VIVIAN, Edwin Wilfred

Service number SX8204
Private
2nd/48th Infantry Battalion
2nd AIF WW 2
Born 7 Jun 1908

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GRIBBLE, William James

Service number 548
Trooper
9th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 27 Sep 1890

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RATHMANN, Arthur Charles Gustave

Service number 430
Private
2nd Pioneer Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 15 Jan 1896

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RETALLACK, Thomas Malcolm

Service number 1975
Private
50th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1 Jun 1890

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